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Posts tagged 'sport'

Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Nike’s Vaporfly running shoes reportedly shave several percentage points off a runner’s race time. Nike’s Vaporfly shoes are reported to enable athletes to run between

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OMA’s Brighton College is imperfect but welcome

Photographs by Laurian Ghinitoiu (unless otherwise specified), courtesy of OMA OMA’s design for the School of Science and Sport at Brighton College might not be

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Bodies, balls, and distinctive design collide on the tennis court in Stephan Würth’s photographic odyssey

All images from Stephan Würth Tennis Fan, published by Damiani. Copyright Stephan Würth   Photographer Stephan Würth has captured the order and the chaos of his

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Lord’s Cricket Ground: ‘For all its credentials, the Warner stand lacks a certain finesse’

Populous’s new structure for the MCC is technologically accomplished but feels like a missed opportunity Lord’s Cricket Ground, adjacent to London’s Regent Park, claims to

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Rethink: Cricket

London studio NB offers a helping hand as the summer game struggles out of its white trousers and tries to fit into something a little

Rethink

Rio de Janeiro’s Olympics is an opportunity wasted

Any lasting impact will be to tourism and gentrification rather than the impoverished favelas, says Will Henley On 5 August Michel Temer will declare the

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Fifa

Praline designs a new identity for the international football federation, whose brand has been tarnished in recent years by allegations of corruption The Fédération Internationale

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Jaime Hayon’s Game On

The designer’s Game On series for Galerie Kreo brings the familiar elements of sports equipment into the rarefied world of luxury design, says Riya Patel

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Post-match analysis: Sporting legacy

The 2014 World Cup in Brazil rekindled the debate about the legacy of global sporting events. But few people made the case for the aesthetic

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Arena do Morro

Herzog & de Meuron has turned an unfinished shed into an adaptable, light-filled sports hall in a deprived quarter of the Brazilian city of Natal

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Emergency housing for homeless young people must be better designed

Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s new Tianjin Juilliard School is a ‘finely tuned instrument’

London bridges lit up as part of Illuminated River project

TECLA is the world’s first 3D-printed house made from raw earth

Who is London building upwards for?

Breathing Pavilion by Ekene Ijeoma creates a space of sanctuary in Brooklyn

Uncover Portuguese design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Fireplace technology that puts simplicity and control at your fingertips

Tom Dixon launches new designs ‘virtually’ in Milan


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Emergency housing for homeless young people must be better designed

Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s new Tianjin Juilliard School is a ‘finely tuned instrument’

London bridges lit up as part of Illuminated River project

TECLA is the world’s first 3D-printed house made from raw earth

Who is London building upwards for?

Breathing Pavilion by Ekene Ijeoma creates a space of sanctuary in Brooklyn

Uncover Portuguese design at The Hotel Show Dubai 2021

Fireplace technology that puts simplicity and control at your fingertips

Tom Dixon launches new designs ‘virtually’ in Milan


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile preview: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality